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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection

Anti-Slavery collection (approximately 40,000 pieces). In the late 1890's, the family of William Lloyd Garrison, along with others closely involved in the anti-slavery movement, presented the library with a major gathering of correspondence, documents, and other original material relating to the abolitionist cause from 1832 until after the Civil War. The major holdings consist of the papers of William Lloyd Garrison, Maria Weston Chapman and Deborah Weston, Lydia Maria Child, Amos Augustus Phelp...



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Not listed in Lib. Company. Afro-Americana
Topics: Slavery, African Americans, African Americans, Slaves
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Kramer, John Theophilus
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Topics: Slave trade, Slave traders, Auctions, Slaves, Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895; Mallory, S. V. R., former owner; Mallory, L. C., former owner
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) ex libris (bookplate): S.V.R. Mallory; (inscription) L.C. Mallory
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Topics: Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Slavery, African American...
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880; Child, David Lee, 1794-1874; Gay, S. Howard. inscriber; Southard, Nathaniel; American Almanac Collection (Library of Congress) DLC; American Anti-Slavery Society
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Topics: Slavery, Almanacs, American
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Newton, John, 1725-1807
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Last page an advertisement
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Topics: Slave trade, Slavery
Source: bplscas
x, 90, [2] p. : 19 cm
Topics: Brown, Henry Box, b. 1816, Slavery, Fugitive slaves
Provenance: United Presbyterian College, bookplate
Topics: British and Foreign Anti-slavery Society, East India Company, Slavery, Slave trade
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Gilbert, Olive; Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, author of introduction, etc; Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895. American slavery as it is. Selections; J.B. Yerrinton and Son, printer
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Recorded and edited by Olive Gilbert
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Topics: Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883, Slaves, Slavery, Abolitionists, African American abolitionists, African...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895, compiler; Sweetser, Seth, 1807-1878, former owner; American Anti-Slavery Society
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Compiled by Theodore D. Weld
Topics: Slavery, Slaves
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Falconbridge, Alexander, d. 1792
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5-55, [1] p. ; 23 cm
Topic: Slave trade
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Bolling, Philip A. Speeches. Richmond, 1832
Topic: Slavery
"Errata" slip bound in
Topics: Slavery, Slave trade, Slavery in the Bible
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Buxton, Thomas Fowell, Sir, 1786-1845; Buxton, Thomas Fowell, Sir, 1786-1845. African slave trade; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, former owner; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, former owner; Society for the Extinction of the Slave Trade and for the Civilization of Africa
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Text preceded by prospectus
Topic: Slave trade
Sabin
Topics: Slavery, Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by United States. Supreme Court; Scott, Dred, 1809-1858; Sanford, John F. A., 1806 or 7-1857; Taney, Roger Brooke, 1777-1864; Van Evrie, John H., 1814-1896; Cartwright, Samuel A. (Samuel Adolphus), 1793-1863
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Dred Scott vs. Sanford
Topics: Scott, Dred, 1809-1858, United States. Supreme Court, Citizenship, Slavery, Slavery, Slavery,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Woolsey, T. D., Prof., former owner; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, former owner
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Editor: 1859- , T. Hamilton
Topic: African Americans
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Yerrinton, James Brown, 1800-1866
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"Our Country is the World - Our Countrymen are Mankind."
Topic: Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throughout the British Dominions
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v. ; 23 cm
Topics: Slavery, Antislavery movements
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883; Eliot, Samuel Atkins, 1798-1862
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Narrated to S. A. Eliot. cf. Sabin, Bibl. amer
Topic: Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Carleton, Geo. W. (George Washington)
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432 p., [8] leaves of plates : 19 cm
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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Publ. dates discrepencies: vol. 1-2, 1855; vol. 3-4, 1853; vol. 5, 1854; vol. 1856
Topic: Generals
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With (7588.63): 1. The curse of Canaan rightly interpreted--2. The rights of the pulpit, and Perils of freedom--3. Maryland slavery and Maryland chivalry--5. Expostulatory letter to George Washington--6. What miscegenation is!--7. Slavery, in its present aspects and relations--8. Letter to John L. Carey, on the subject of slavery--9. The true doctrine of state rights--10. Speech of Robert Wickliffe, in reply to the Rev. R.J. Breckenridge--11. Via media: a peaceful and permanent settlement of...
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Green, Beriah, 1795-1874; Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Bound volume includes: 1. [missing from box] -- 2. Walker's appeal, in four articles -- 3. The speech of William H. Brodnax -- 4. The speech of John Thompson Brown -- 5. Reflections, occasioned by the late disturbances in Charleston -- 6. Evidence against the views of the abolitionists -- 7. Natural equality -- 8. The religious instruction of the Negroes -- 9. Four sermons preached in the chapel of the Western Reserve College
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by May, Samuel, 1810-1899; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882, former owner
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Caption title
Topics: United States, Fugitive slaves
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Barnes, Albert, 1798-1870; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, former owner
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Boston
Topics: Slavery, Slavery and the church, Slavery and the church
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Macaulay, Zachary, 1768-1838; Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throughout the British Dominions
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Topics: Slavery, Antislavery movements
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by May, Samuel, 1810-1899; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Bowditch, William I. (William Ingersoll),...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916, recipient
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Holograph, signed "Your loving Father."
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916, Rand, George Curtis, 1818...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Estlin, J. B. (John Bishop), 1785-1855; May, Samuel, 1810-1899, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Estlin, J. B. (John Bishop), 1785-1855, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874; Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892
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Cover title
Topics: Liberty Party (U.S. : 1840-1848), Antislavery movements, Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902, Antislavery movements,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916. recipient
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Holograph, signed "Your loving Father."
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916, Loring, George Bailey,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Griffiths, Julia; Rochester Ladies' Anti-slavery Society
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A collection of signed articles, poems, etc., by men and women prominent in the anti-slavery movement. Most of the signatures are in facsimile
Topic: Antislavery movements
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Thompson, George, 1804-1878,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Torrey, Charles T. (Charles Turner), 1813-1846, author; Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, Torrey, Charles T. (Charles Turner), 1813-1846,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Garrison, Wendell Phillips, 1840-1907, recipient
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Holograph, signed "Your affectionate Father."
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Wendell Phillips, 1840-1907, Garrison, Helen Eliza,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Foster, George; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879. recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Foster, Abby Kelley, 1811-1887, Foster, George, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Abolitionists,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by May, Samuel, 1810-1899
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Holograph, signed
Topics: May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chandler, Thomas, 1806-1881; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Chandler, Thomas, 1806-1881, Antislavery movements,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Durfee, Gilbert H; Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Liberator (Boston,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Grimke, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879; Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, Grimke, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879, Antislavery...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Massachusetts. General Court. Joint Committee on the Annexation of Texas; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, former owner; Alvord, James C., d. 1839
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"Feb., 1838."
Topics: Massachusetts -- History -- 1775-1865, Texas -- Annexation to the United States
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879,...
Source: bplscas
Title provided by cataloger
Topics: New-England Anti-Slavery Society, Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; May, Samuel, 1810-1899, recipient
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Handwritten copy of letter. Whereabouts of original manuscript unknown
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902, Webb,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880, Child, David Lee, 1794-1874, Child,...
Source: bplscas
Checklist Amer. imprints
Topic: Slavery
Lib. Company. Afro-Americana
Topics: Slavery, African Americans, Southampton Insurrection, 1831, Slavery
ix, [1], 67, [3] p. ; 21 cm
Topic: Slave trade
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890; Weston, Deborah, b.1814 recipient
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Holograph, signed with initials
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Weston, Deborah b. 1814, Antislavery movements, Women abolitionists
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Knight, Anne; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885. recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Knight, Anne, Antislavery movements, Women abolitionists
Source: bplscas
86 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: Burns, Anthony, 1834-1862, Antislavery movements, Fugitive slaves, Fugitive slaves, Riots
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throughout the British Dominions
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v. ; 23 cm
Topics: Slavery, Antislavery movements
Source: bplscas
Dedication signed: Thomas Clarkson
Topics: Slavery, Slave trade
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876, recipient
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Holograph, signed with initials
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876, Dow, Joseph, 1819-1880,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Pugh, Sarah, 1800-1884; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Pugh, Sarah, 1800-1884, Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902, Martineau,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Foster, Stephen S. (Stephen Symonds), 1809-1881; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879. recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Foster, Stephen S. (Stephen Symonds), 1809-1881, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Abolitionists,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Dewey, Loring Daniel, 1791-1867; Boyer, Jean Pierre, 1776-1850; Society for Promoting the Emigration of Free Persons of Colour to Hayti
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Correspondence of Loring D. Dewey and Jean Pierre Boyer, President of Haiti; published by the former
Topic: African Americans
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Grimké, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879; Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880, former owner
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy ex libris (gift inscription) : Lydia Marie Child
Topics: Slavery in the Bible, Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Wright, Henry Clarke, 1797-1870, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Wright, Henry Clarke, 1797-1870, Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885
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Holograph
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871, Smith, Gerrit,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889; May, Samuel, 1810-1899, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Checklist Amer. imprints
Topics: Amistad (Schooner), Slave insurrections, Trials (Mutiny), Slave ships
Signed: John M. Fisk
Topics: Chase, Moses, 1797-1878, First Church (West Brookfield, Mass.), Slavery and the church, Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Thompson, George, 1804-1878; Weaks, I. E. P., former owner; Eveleth, Sarah B., former owner; Glasgow Ladies's Anti-Slavery Association
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Also, some account of the formation of the Glasgow Ladies' Anti-Slavery Association
Topics: Slavery, Slaves
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Collins, John A. (John Anderson), 1810-1879; May, Samuel, 1810-1899 recipient
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Holograph, signed, written on typescript form letter
Topics: May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Collins, John A. (John Anderson), 1810-1879, Antislavery movements,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Bartlett, E. H; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Bartlett, E. H, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Boyce, Eliza; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Boyce, Eliza, Lynn Women's Anti-slavery Society, Abolitionists,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, George William, 1808-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Benson, George William, 1808-1879, Benson, Mary, 1797-1842,...
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) ex libris (inscription): C.W. Denison
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Boston Female Anti-slavery Society
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Some vols. have also a distinctive title
Topics: Slavery, Antislavery movements
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880; Child, David Lee, 1794-1874; Gay, S. Howard. inscriber; Southard, Nathaniel; American Almanac Collection (Library of Congress) DLC; American Anti-Slavery Society
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Title from cover
Topics: Slavery, Almanacs, American